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The Great Bicycle Race
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Phillip Host, invents the first nuclear fusion steam driven cycle and his employer tells him the Royal Family expect him to win the Great Bicycle Race from London to South Hampton or the British Empire will fall and the future of Europe will be forever changed. Will Britain rule the road or will the sun set on the empire? An alternate history steam punk adventure.
I Didn't Know Biomedical Engineering Was an Option
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This book gives one woman's perspective, from personal experience, on the lack of minority group representation in the STEM fields.
The Last Time I Saw Jane
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by eBookPartnership.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Audrey is a journalist living in London. Anonymous in the city she has left her troubled past far behind in Canada. A passionate affair with Jack, and an intense new friendship with Shereen bring uncertainties and confusion and Audrey finds herself drawn into the dramatic story of James Douglas,19th Century pioneer and the first mixed race Governor of British Columbia.
Invisible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
13 essays on the importance of representation in science fiction and fantasy, with an introduction by author Alex Dally MacFarlane. Proceeds from the sale of this collection go to the Carl Brandon Society to support Con or Bust.
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology is a unique compendium of short articles and poems on the multiple interlinked practices, policies, responses and experiences that make up the phenomenon ‘migration’. Migration experts join with winners from COMPAS’ poetry competition to give their take on migration, ranging from personal reflections to succinct topic overviews.
Simon Knox and the Prophecy of Asragur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
"Simon Knox and the Prophecy of Asragur" is a remarkable fantasy adventure which is dedicated to all bookworms throughout the planet who are crazy about dragons and magic. A fantastic story that will lead the reader into a magic world bejond all imaginations. An exraordinary novel, not only for kids. Absolutely worth reading - a book in a class of its own.
Look Away
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
We're All in This Together
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A special group of endurance marathoners embark on an epic journey to run 5 marathons in 5 states in just 5 days, through the heart of America's dust bowl. They will be pushed to their limits in a quest most would consider impossible. By the end of the week, their courage, struggles, and triumphs on the course will bond these former strangers forever into one big, crazy, wonderful family.
The Headhunters Race
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,940. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Avene was sent to prison at thirteen for a crime she didn't commit. Now sixteen, she has a chance to win her freedom back—if she enters the Headhunters Race. To win, Avene must navigate 150 miles of wilderness, a desert, and cannibal territory. But when Avene is tested with one deadly conflict after another, she realizes there is more at stake than winning her freedom—first she has to survive.
British Patriotism-A Newcomer’s Perspective
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews William Nkata Masembe on his perspective on British Patriotism as a Ugandan who has come to live in London. He describes those things that he loves about Britain and the British and gives his observations on how multiculturalism is working.